People pay now to watch me sing – Ayra Starr recounts selling vegetables, fruits


music sensation Sarah Aderibigbe, known by her stage name Ayra Starr, shared a glimpse of her humble beginnings. The ‘Rush’ singer took to her Instagram story to recount a period in her life when she worked alongside her grandmother, selling vegetables and fruits to make a living.

She said that she often sings for customers who patronise her business.

Ayra Starr expressed deep gratitude for the journey she has traversed, acknowledging the immense blessings that have come her way.

She wrote, “I Will forever be grateful for where I am in life. God really blessed me.

“6 years ago, this used to be me selling vegetables and fruits with my grandma, singing for whoever wanted to hear me. Now people are paying to watch me perform.”